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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Ephemeral

This week’s theme: ephemeral

Ephemeral: some thing lasting a short while…

On a gravestone carved in stone is an angel or a cherub posing as if in thought. 149 more words

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Back in 2003 (or maybe 2004?) I visited Eugene, Oregon. It’s one of the most beautifully lush places I’ve ever been. Even in this cemetery, a flood of greenery and flowers burst forth over everything. 32 more words



brushing the dirt

from Grandmother’s gravestone

to touch her name

© 2015 By Mark M. Redfearn

Flee Away

Myth says that St. Patrick chased all the snakes from Ireland. Science says that snakes never existed in Ireland in the first place. But if St. 76 more words


Celtic Cross

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I thought it fitting to honor the holiday with this lovely Celtic cross. This is another grave marker I photographed at Riverside Cemetery in Asheville, North Carolina. 22 more words


But The Date Is Set In Stone

First, Happy St. Patrick’s Day! A day described by some as a time when everyone is either Irish or wants to be!

It is a day when I immediately think of my own Irish ancestry. 640 more words


Ebenezer Churchyard

Old But Not Forgotten

Many of the graves had these lillies flowering near them in the Ebenezer Churchyard. Not a lot of gravestones considering how old the church is but still worthy of a visit.